Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Unique Historical Monument near Anapa to be Buried
18.12.2012 09:01
Unique Historical Monument near Anapa to be Buried

Archeologists have decided to cover with soil the unique historical site near Anapa – in this way historians try to protect from vandals a temple complex of the 6 century B.C. located in the Vestnik Settlement.

      For lack of money it is impossible to carry out twelve-month studies or post own regular security guards near the digging site, the press-service of the expedition informs.

      Recently frequented attacks of black diggers and vandals on the archeological monument have put the unique temple complex on the verge of final destruction. Only in 2012 unidentified violators in search of valuables dug all over the area of the Demeter Temple of Anapa and broke the altar plate.

      According to archeologists, most of the destroyed things cannot be restored already. Just after a few days the Anapa monument will be totally covered with soil till summer, when it will have to be dug out anew for further researches.

      In the course of excavations of the antique town dated back to the 6thcentury B.C. the archeologists found remains of the walls of temple complex – presumably a shrine of goddess Demeter. Hitherto similar constructions were known to scientists only in the lands of Hellas and South Italy.

       


Sources: http://www.yugopolis.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology Krasnodar Territory Vandals Temples  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Space Show of Depeche Mode Comes to St. Petersburg in July 2017
12.01.2017
Luc Besson's Valerian Becomes Box Office Hit in Russia
16.08.2017
Best Films and Series of the First Half of 2017 Selected by Russians
19.07.2017
3D Mystery of Light on Winter Palace for Hermitage Birthday
02.12.2016
One of Icon Masterpieces "Taken Away" from Andrei Rublev
29.06.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Video  Astrakhan  fountains in Moscow  Painting  3d  Russian Literature  Russian history  Chudovo  Fashion  Russian religion  Russian Internet  Russian gas  Moscow State History Museum  Petroglyphs  Historical Monuments  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Historical Mansions  Russia-Germany  Russian artists  New Medicines  Russian Cinema  Moscow  Zenit St. Petersburg  Sergey Ignatiev  Russian figure skating team  Russian business  Russian Realism  Stanislav Lyubshin  Film Festivals  Fyodor Sologub  Olga Rozanova  Archeology  Yuri Gagarin  Far East  Rock Music  methane  Fashion Futurum  City Hunter  Russian navy  Perm  VTB  US sanctions  Exhibitions in Moscow  Resources  Big Animation Festival  Russian transport  St. Valentine's Day  Streets Theatres  Russian travellers  Russian tourism 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites